Daily Archive: Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Harvey forces weather service to add two new colors to maps

It’s just one more sign of the devastating power of Hurricane-turned-Tropical-Storm Harvey. The National Weather Service (NWS) has had to add two colors to the ones it uses to indicate rainfall levels on weather maps. In a tweet sent Monday, the NWS explained that so much rain has fallen on Texas and Louisiana because of the storm,

Sweet dog seen carrying own bag of dog food during Harvey goes viral

After Hurricane Harvey slammed into Texas as a Category 4 storm, there have been reports of catastrophic damage, deadly flooding and incredible tales of survival. Some animals were the first to be evacuated by their owners. Others, however, were abandoned and left to ride out the 130 mph winds and rain on their own. Slowly,